Pure politics could get in the way of Canada Post’s cost cutting

Transport Minister Lisa Raitt, the minister responsible for Canada Post. Politically speaking, Prime Minister Stephen Harper cannot afford to defend a Crown corporation’s decision to abandon home delivery, Sheila Copps writes. The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright

By Sheila Copps

PUBLISHED : Monday, Aug. 18, 2014 1:30 PM

If you are already a subscriber

Subscribe to The Hill Times

Subscribe to the print and electronic editions and get instant access to The Hill Times online.

Quick Purchase

Purchase this week's edition of The Hill Times in electronic format (PDF) for $5.00.

Quick Purchase

Purchase Story Issue in electronic format (PDF) for $5.00.